21CF news recap for the week ending May 18, 2018

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Leadership announcements for proposed new “Fox” and Fox News, 2018 FOX upfront, “Deadpool 2” This week’s recap of news about 21st Century Fox and its businesses includes leadership announcements for the proposed new “Fox” and Fox News, the 2018 FOX upfront presentation, a strong start for “Deadpool 2,” ratings for the series finale of “New

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2018 FOX upfront presentation recap

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New ad format, football, six new series for 2018-19 On Monday, May 14, Fox Networks Group (FNG) took to the stage at the Beacon Theatre in New York City to present its 2018-19 primetime programming schedule. The presentation, which featured FNG executives and talent from FOX’s current and new shows, highlighted FNG’s newest ad format,

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9 key quotes from 21CF’s fiscal Q3 2018 earnings call

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Cable networks strength, FOX upfront, Hotstar’s stellar growth in India, more Yesterday, 21st Century Fox announced its fiscal Q3 2018 financial results. Afterward, the company held an earnings call featuring Executive Chairman Lachlan Murdoch, CEO James Murdoch and CFO John Nallen. It was an opportunity for them to discuss a wide range of topics, including

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This week in 21CF news: ‘Isle of Dogs’ wins SXSW award, ‘Deadpool’ gets China premiere, ‘9-1-1’ has strong season finale

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This week’s recap of news about 21st Century Fox and its businesses includes Fox Searchlight’s “Isle of Dogs” (now playing in theaters) winning the SXSW Audience Award and getting a release date in China, “Deadpool 2” scoring well in test screenings, FOX’s “9-1-1” having a strong first season premiere and more. Wes Anderson’s ‘Isle of

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FNG and Nat Geo colleagues at Columbia University’s ‘She Opened the Door’ conference: Digital innovation, women’s voices

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Last month, Columbia University hosted its first “She Opened the Door” women’s conference to bring its alumnae together to celebrate its network of women and learn from each other’s professional and personal experiences. The event featured a conversation with Associate Justice and alumnae Ruth Bader Ginsburg. One of the sessions, “The Future Is Here and

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This week in 21CF news: ‘Three Billboards’ wins big at BAFTA Awards, Fox News’ streaming service, FNG plans summit

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This week’s recap of news about 21st Century Fox and its businesses includes “Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri” winning five BAFTA Awards, Fox News announcing plans to launch a streaming service called Fox Nation, “So You Think You Can Dance” getting Season 15 and more. BAFTA Awards: ‘Three Billboards’ conquers with five trophies including Best

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Fox partners with Team Rubicon for new documentary series on global disaster relief efforts

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As Puerto Rico continues to recover from the damage caused by Hurricane Maria in September, Fox Networks Group is set to unveil a new documentary series about the nonprofit Team Rubicon and its disaster relief efforts in Puerto Rico, the continental United States, and beyond. The series will air in short segments across FNG’s full portfolio, including FOX

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